HCA, Hospital Corporation of America EVS Technician (Housekeeping Aide) / EVS Dept./ Per Diem / Varied Hrs as Needed in Terre Haute, Indiana
Terre Haute Regional Hospital is a 278-bed community-based medical center with comprehensive medical and surgical programs. Accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America,
We were recently named one of the nation’s top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission. Regional Hospital is an organization dedicated to its Mission, Values and Vision and is committed to providing quality, individualized patient care to the communities we serve. Terre Haute Regional Hospital looks forward to continuing to serve its friends and neighbors and growing with the community. We’re more than a hospital, we’re a family!
This position is responsible for the daily and periodic cleaning of the designated area according to performance standards set up for the position. The employee is responsible for all work in the assigned work area.
The EVS Technician is essential in the hospital industry. The Environmental Services Associate performs daily and periodic cleaning tasks in assigned areas in order to maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment for patients, visitors, and other staff members. Job responsibilities include sanitizing the following: floors, walls, windows, doors, fixtures, furnishings, stairways, elevators, entrances/exits, horizontal surfaces, bathrooms, unit common areas, utility rooms, and patient’s rooms. Cleaning tasks are of both a maintenance and restorative nature, depending on needs. The Environmental Services Associate performs all cleaning tasks in accordance with Infection Control policies using proper tools, body mechanics, and lifting techniques. Performs cleaning duties with consideration of patients, and their family and friends; shows respect for personal dignity and values. The Environmental Services Associate pursues opportunities for improvement, demonstrates flexibility and adaptability in assignments, and understands that assigned areas are subject to change depending upon the needs of the hospital as determined by Environmental Services Leadership.
Patient Rights - The Environmental Services Associate will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treats each patient with dignity and care, and maintains patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety – The Environmental Services Associate demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
High School Diploma or GED (preferred)
At least1 year of experience in Environmental Services or Housekeeping (preferred)
Title: EVS Technician (Housekeeping Aide) / EVS Dept./ Per Diem / Varied Hrs as Needed
Location: Indiana-Terre Haute-Terre Haute Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 00097-5082